The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 449 492 574
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +82
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 172 119 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.02% 5.42% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 129 88 71
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £55,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +28.65%
IaaS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2856 2194 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.15% 4.98% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2328 1922 1592
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in London

IaaS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region.

IaaS Salary Trend in London

IaaS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

IaaS Salary Histogram in London

IaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +16 32 £57,500 -26.98%
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS.

1 186 (59.62%) PaaS
2 127 (40.71%) Windows
3 119 (38.14%) Linux
4 99 (31.73%) Amazon AWS
5 93 (29.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 93 (29.81%) SaaS
6 84 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 83 (26.60%) Microsoft
8 81 (25.96%) VMware
9 80 (25.64%) Web Services
10 77 (24.68%) Puppet
11 75 (24.04%) Apache
12 73 (23.40%) MySQL
13 72 (23.08%) Java
14 71 (22.76%) Firewall
15 70 (22.44%) IIS
16 68 (21.79%) SQL
17 59 (18.91%) DevOps
18 58 (18.59%) Elasticsearch
19 57 (18.27%) Git (software)
20 56 (17.95%) .NET
21 54 (17.31%) HP
22 52 (16.67%) Cisco
22 52 (16.67%) Oracle
22 52 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
23 51 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
24 48 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
25 46 (14.74%) Cloud Computing
25 46 (14.74%) Active Directory
26 45 (14.42%) ITIL

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 75 (24.04%) Apache
2 70 (22.44%) IIS
3 58 (18.59%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (10.90%) Tomcat
5 33 (10.58%) nginx
6 31 (9.94%) Apache Solr
7 26 (8.33%) Node.js
8 24 (7.69%) SharePoint
9 23 (7.37%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (3.53%) CMS
11 10 (3.21%) OpenStack
11 10 (3.21%) Alfresco
12 9 (2.88%) MS Exchange
13 6 (1.92%) Lync
14 3 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
15 2 (0.64%) CloudStack
15 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Revit
Business Applications
1 18 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 186 (59.62%) PaaS
2 99 (31.73%) Amazon AWS
3 93 (29.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (29.81%) SaaS
4 46 (14.74%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (8.65%) Joyent
6 18 (5.77%) Office 365
7 13 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (2.88%) Google Apps
9 4 (1.28%) Heroku
10 2 (0.64%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.32%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.32%) Engine Yard
11 1 (0.32%) Route 53
11 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 71 (22.76%) Firewall
2 25 (8.01%) SAN
3 22 (7.05%) VPN
4 20 (6.41%) WAN
5 19 (6.09%) DNS
6 15 (4.81%) TCP/IP
6 15 (4.81%) NAS
7 13 (4.17%) LDAP
8 10 (3.21%) Network Security
9 9 (2.88%) SSL
10 8 (2.56%) OpenLDAP
10 8 (2.56%) MPLS
10 8 (2.56%) Wireless
11 7 (2.24%) SMTP
12 6 (1.92%) HTTP
12 6 (1.92%) LAN
13 5 (1.60%) VoIP
13 5 (1.60%) Unified Communications
14 3 (0.96%) IPsec
14 3 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 73 (23.40%) MySQL
3 37 (11.86%) MongoDB
4 32 (10.26%) Redis
5 31 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (5.77%) Hadoop
8 12 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (3.53%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (3.21%) NoSQL
10 10 (3.21%) Big Data
11 8 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (2.24%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.96%) OLTP
15 2 (0.64%) HBase
15 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
16 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
16 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 57 (18.27%) Git (software)
2 41 (13.14%) Jenkins
3 33 (10.58%) TeamCity
4 31 (9.94%) Subversion
5 26 (8.33%) Firebug
6 15 (4.81%) JIRA
7 14 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (4.49%) NUnit
7 14 (4.49%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.92%) Hudson
9 3 (0.96%) Maven
10 2 (0.64%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (14.42%) Finance
2 31 (9.94%) Music Industry
3 25 (8.01%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.81%) Marketing
5 14 (4.49%) Banking
6 11 (3.53%) Manufacturing
7 10 (3.21%) Publishing
8 7 (2.24%) Retail
8 7 (2.24%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.24%) Advertising
9 6 (1.92%) Legal
10 5 (1.60%) Electronics
11 4 (1.28%) Local Government
12 2 (0.64%) Billing
12 2 (0.64%) Games
13 1 (0.32%) Law
13 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (21.15%) Architect
2 31 (9.94%) Operations Engineer
2 31 (9.94%) Web Engineer
3 30 (9.62%) Analyst
4 26 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 26 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 25 (8.01%) Support Analyst
5 25 (8.01%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (7.37%) Consultant
6 23 (7.37%) Applications Support Analyst
7 22 (7.05%) Developer
8 18 (5.77%) Web Analyst
9 16 (5.13%) BizTalk Developer
10 15 (4.81%) Web Support Analyst
11 14 (4.49%) Infrastructure Architect
12 13 (4.17%) Technical Manager
13 11 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (3.53%) Support Engineer
13 11 (3.53%) Solutions Consultant
14 10 (3.21%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (25.64%) Web Services
2 56 (17.95%) .NET
3 32 (10.26%) ASP.NET
4 30 (9.62%) HTML
5 29 (9.29%) CSS
6 21 (6.73%) XML
6 21 (6.73%) WCF
7 18 (5.77%) ActiveMQ
8 15 (4.81%) XSD
8 15 (4.81%) XSL
9 14 (4.49%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 14 (4.49%) LAMP
10 11 (3.53%) SOAP
11 6 (1.92%) RESTful
12 5 (1.60%) COM
12 5 (1.60%) Spring
12 5 (1.60%) JSON
12 5 (1.60%) REST
13 4 (1.28%) HTML5
14 3 (0.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.58%) Open Source
2 31 (9.94%) Blackberry
3 22 (7.05%) Digital Media
4 16 (5.13%) Replication
5 11 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.56%) Firmware
7 7 (2.24%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.92%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.60%) DTV
9 5 (1.60%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.28%) PMI
11 3 (0.96%) Clustering
11 3 (0.96%) Social Media
12 2 (0.64%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.64%) iPhone
12 2 (0.64%) PKI
12 2 (0.64%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 127 (40.71%) Windows
2 119 (38.14%) Linux
3 52 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (10.58%) Debian
5 31 (9.94%) Ubuntu
6 30 (9.62%) Solaris
7 19 (6.09%) UNIX
8 17 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.28%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.28%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.28%) Android
12 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.96%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.64%) CentOS
13 2 (0.64%) AIX
14 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (18.91%) DevOps
2 45 (14.42%) ITIL
3 42 (13.46%) SOA
4 37 (11.86%) Project Management
5 34 (10.90%) Migration
6 33 (10.58%) CRM
7 31 (9.94%) Build Automation
8 25 (8.01%) PRINCE2
9 23 (7.37%) TOGAF
10 22 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (7.05%) Service Delivery
10 22 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (6.09%) EAI
12 16 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
13 15 (4.81%) Scrum
13 15 (4.81%) Data Modelling
13 15 (4.81%) Business Development
14 14 (4.49%) Refactoring
14 14 (4.49%) Unit Testing
14 14 (4.49%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 72 (23.08%) Java
2 68 (21.79%) SQL
3 36 (11.54%) Ruby
4 31 (9.94%) JavaScript
5 30 (9.62%) C#
6 16 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.17%) PHP
8 9 (2.88%) Python
9 7 (2.24%) C
9 7 (2.24%) Perl
10 3 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.32%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (5.77%) Degree
2 12 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (3.21%) MCSE
5 9 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.56%) VCP5
6 8 (2.56%) VCP4
6 8 (2.56%) CCNA
7 7 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.24%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.96%) PMP
9 2 (0.64%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.64%) MCTS
9 2 (0.64%) EMC Certification
9 2 (0.64%) MCP
10 1 (0.32%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.32%) CISSP
10 1 (0.32%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.94%) QA
2 16 (5.13%) SLA
3 8 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.28%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (14.74%) Active Directory
3 34 (10.90%) KVM
4 31 (9.94%) Varnish
4 31 (9.94%) Samba
5 18 (5.77%) vSphere
5 18 (5.77%) Hyper-V
6 16 (5.13%) vCloud
7 15 (4.81%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (3.85%) VMware ESX
9 10 (3.21%) XenApp
10 5 (1.60%) Xen
11 4 (1.28%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.28%) Docker
12 3 (0.96%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.96%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.96%) UAG
13 2 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 77 (24.68%) Puppet
2 48 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (10.90%) ZABBIX
4 33 (10.58%) logstash
5 32 (10.26%) Kibana
6 31 (9.94%) StatsD
6 31 (9.94%) HAProxy
7 13 (4.17%) SCOM
8 6 (1.92%) Vagrant
8 6 (1.92%) SCCM
8 6 (1.92%) Nagios
9 2 (0.64%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.64%) Opsview
10 1 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.32%) Nessus
10 1 (0.32%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.32%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 83 (26.60%) Microsoft
2 81 (25.96%) VMware
3 54 (17.31%) HP
4 52 (16.67%) Cisco
4 52 (16.67%) Oracle
5 35 (11.22%) Apple
6 34 (10.90%) Juniper
7 33 (10.58%) Sony
8 32 (10.26%) Dell
8 32 (10.26%) New Relic
9 31 (9.94%) Toshiba
10 18 (5.77%) Citrix
11 14 (4.49%) EMC
12 12 (3.85%) Veeam
12 12 (3.85%) Google
12 12 (3.85%) PlateSpin
12 12 (3.85%) SAP
13 9 (2.88%) JBoss
14 8 (2.56%) CommVault
15 7 (2.24%) Red Hat
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